#AToZChallengeJamaica: “E” is for Excellence, Which We All Strive For


Oh, how Jamaicans love this word! To be excellent is to be better than the best. We all strive for it with all our might. Or we are supposed to, anyway. We have schools, health care centers, even churches of excellence, but the word most often applies to individuals. We give out many awards for … More #AToZChallengeJamaica: “E” is for Excellence, Which We All Strive For

African Postman: A Great South African Scientist and Humanitarian


Former president of South Africa Thabo Mbeki said at the funeral of Professor Phillip Tobias that his legacy was “too important and too durable to be forgotten.”  Professor Emeritus at the University of Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, Tobias died on June 7 at the age of 86. Many dignitaries, including President Jacob Zuma, attended his funeral at … More African Postman: A Great South African Scientist and Humanitarian